This week’s for the Dads Doing It Right series I am putting the spotlight on some really great dads who are awesome voice actors. These guys all about good times and laughter. If you listen to my podcast, The Art of Fatherhood you know I am a big fan of voice actors. These dads not only entertain us, but embrace the role of fatherhood. If there are any other dads that you think we should check out leave their name and info in the comment section below.
James Arnold Taylor – Saying Hello There To Fatherhood
James Arnold Taylor is an actor, entertainer, motivational writer and speaker, host and emcee for every occasion. He is one of the most versatile Voice-Actors in Hollywood today known worldwide within the video game and animation communities, as well as an established event host for Disney, LucasFilm, REEDPop, SquareEnix and the USO. His daughter worked with him on a movie called Animal Crackers. James is such a nice guy and I have been a fan of his for years now. For more on James follow him on Twitter @JATactor and check out his website at jamesarnoldtaylor.com.
Carlos Alazraqui – Father’s Modern Life
Carlos Alazraqui is a man of many voices. One of his favorite voices is from the Nickelodeon series Rocko’s Modern Life. He has his own feature-length live-action horror/comedy movie Witness Infection as co-writer, producer, and onscreen role of Mr. Serrelli. Carlos also won the prestigious Annie Award for Outstanding Achievement in Voice Acting in an Animated TV/Broadcast Production for The Mr. Peabody and Sherman Show. He’s been a standup comic for over 25 years, a well-known television/film actor and one of LA’s top voiceover actors with hundreds of credits to his name. When he was on the Art of Fatherhood podcast he told me that one of his children is following his footsteps in the voice acting world.
Dee Bradley Baker – The Many Voices Of Fatherhood
Dee Bradley Baker is an American voice actor. His major roles, many of which feature his vocalizations of animals, include animated series such as American Dad!, Codename: Kids Next Door, Gravity Falls, Phineas and Ferb, Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Rebels, Ben 10, and The 7D, live-action series such as Legends of the Hidden Temple and Shop ’til You Drop, films such as The Boxtrolls and Space Jam, and video games such as Halo, Gears of War, Viewtiful Joe, and Spore. Dee also has a site on what he has learned as a parent. Check it out at whatihavelearnedasaparent.com.
Joe Gaudet – Familiar Voices That Bring Us Joy And Laughter
Joe Gaudet offers a full range of voice over services from his professional recording studio. He has lent his voice to some of the most trusted brands around the world, network animated series and has voice doubled for many of Hollywood’s biggest names. His voice can be described as friendly, relatable, sincere, authentic, fresh, powerful and energetic. Follow Joe on Twitter @iamjoegaudet and go to joegaudetvo.com to check his great work. If you follow him on social media he has some great moments with his kids.